1 In that daythe Lordwith his soreand greatand strongswordshall punishleviathanthe piercingserpent, even leviathanthat crookedserpent; and he shall slaythe dragon that isin the sea.npiercing: or, crossing like a bar2 In that daysingye unto her, A vineyardof red wine.3 I the Lorddo keepit; I will waterit every moment: lest anyhurtit, I will keepit nightand day.4 Furyisnot in me: who would setthe briersandthornsagainst me in battle? I would gothrough them, I would burnthem together.ngo…: or, march against5 Or let him take holdof my strength, thathe may makepeace with me; andhe shall makepeace with me.6 He shall cause them that comeof Jacobto take root: Israelshall blossomand bud, and fillthe faceof the worldwith fruit.
7 Hath he smittenhim, as he smotethose that smote him? oris he slainaccording to the slaughterof them that are slain by him?nas…: Heb. according to the stroke of8 In measure, when it shooteth forth, thou wilt debatewith it: he stayethhis roughwindin the dayof the east wind.nit shooteth…: or, thou sendest it forthnhe…: or, when he removeth it with9 By thistherefore shall the iniquityof Jacobbe purged; and this isall the fruitto take awayhis sin; when he makethall the stonesof the altaras chalkstonesthat are beaten in sunder, the grovesand imagesshall not stand up.nimages: or, sun images10 Yet the defencedcityshall bedesolate, andthe habitationforsaken, and leftlike a wilderness: there shall the calffeed, and there shall he lie down, and consumethe branches thereof.11 When the boughsthereof are withered, they shall be broken off: the womencome, andset them on fire: for it isa peopleof no understanding: therefore he that madethem will not have mercyon them, and he that formedthem will shew them no favour.
12 And it shall come to pass in that day, thatthe Lordshall beat offfrom the channelof the riverunto the streamof Egypt, and ye shall be gatheredoneby one, O ye childrenof Israel.13 And it shall come to pass in that day, thatthe greattrumpetshall be blown, and they shall comewhich were ready to perishin the landof Assyria, and the outcastsin the landof Egypt, and shall worshipthe Lordin the holymountat Jerusalem.